Exertis Hammer reaches distribution agreement with Siklo

Value-add distributor Exertis Hammer, and t millimetre-wave wireless company, Siklu, announced a distribution agreement to boost Siklu’s reach to wireless connectivity resellers, datacentres, integrators, service providers and OEMs in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Benelux and Scandinavia.

As part of the arrangement, Exertis Hammer will carry and distribute Siklu’s millimetre wave wireless solutions to their vertical markets.

The UK and Europe distributor will be able to supply new and existing customers with the full Siklu product range, which includes radios in the 60 GHz and 70/80GHz bands. Products offered through Exertis Hammer will include Siklu’s EtherHaul Hundred Series and EtherHaul Kilo Series that can support deployments with up to 10 Gb throughput, and up to 4.3 miles (6.9km), as well as the MultiHaul Series for automatically aligning rapid deployment.
Siklu’s mmWave radios provide fibre-like performance.
The agreement between Exertis Hammer and Siklu will let many UK and European businesses, as well as public organisations, have access to mmWave wireless connectivity.

Exertis Hammer General Manager for Enterprise Components Nick Powling said: “Our new partnership with Siklu extends our existing wireless networking product portfolio even further, enabling us to offer our customers end-to-end multi gigabit wireless networks focussing on high capacity smart city applications.”

Siklu Northern Europe Sales Director Luke O’Kelly said: “With the ever-increasing demand for true Gigabit connectivity, Siklu is committed to expanding access to our millimetre-wave wireless products for our resellers and partners.”